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The Secret of Monkey Island's CGA mode.

CGA was the first color graphics adapter created by IBM for use in the PC. It supports two graphics resolutions: a 640 x 200 black and white mode, and a 320 x 200 color mode.

The color mode supports four colors on screen at once; however, only one of the colors (black by default) is selectable by the user - the other three colors are fixed from one of six palette variations (three palettes, each with a high intensity mode).

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